Transgender people face a particular set of challenges when it comes to spaces where people exercise and compete. Here, eight athletes tell BuzzFeed Life about their experiences with fitness, movement, and competition.
Keep your kitchen fresh to death!
For lovers who love punctional fitness.
Not everyone is #blessed with the #booty.
When life knocks you down, do a burpee.
Here’s what getting fit has to do with getting busy.
Because 2015 is the year you’ll stick to your resolutions.
Bust’s “Let’s Get Physical” fashion spread offers five women who are embracing fitness — and their curves.
“Why Did I Buy So Many Carrots?”
Plummeting toward the water from six stories high while flipping, twisting, and turning? NBD for Rachelle “Rocco” Simpson.
Twenty-six-year-old Ashley Kaltwasser is the reigning world champion of a polarizing new bodybuilding competition that raises questions about attainable female body image while cultivating a massive following on social media. But the LeBron James of #BikiniCompetitor culture doesn’t have the answers — she’s busy trying to make history.
Harder, better, faster, stronger.
Every body can be a yoga body. We found all these awesome women using the hashtags #curvyyoga, #curvyyogi, #curvygirlyoga, #curvyyogis… and more.
Maybe we should ban those guns.
Everybody treadmill dance now. Shut up and treadmill dance. Rhythm is a treadmill dancer.
Incredible movement from flipping and jumping, to spinning, climbing, and rolling.
Because that post-workout selfie isn’t going to take itself.
Crunches don’t ~blast~ belly fat, breakfast isn’t the most important meal of the day, and you don’t actually need to take your vitamins. Plus so many more things to stop believing!
Plan to spend 2015 workin’ on your fitness? Get pumped with these hand-picked tunes.
Running converts share their stories.
These are the people, places, and scenes that will inspire you to move. Including, but not limited to: adaptive athletes, free solo rock climbers, martial artists, and, of course, Spiderman.
When a workout promises that it’ll shrink your belly, banish arm jiggle, or whittle your whatever… it’s not being totally honest.
This is a four-week exercise plan that doesn’t require a gym membership. And no workout is longer than 30 minutes.
Start running now with fun, challenging workouts you can do in a half hour or less.